The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 59 56 91
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 257 261 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.30% 4.29% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.47% 4.50% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 191 200 119
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5751 5796 4821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.17% 95.27% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4841 4792 4152
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,916 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region.

Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +20 71 £55,000 -3.08% 7
Bristol -28 65 £60,000 +3.04% 21
Dorset +17 42 £52,500 - 3
Somerset +9 42 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Gloucestershire -14 25 £60,000 - 7
Cornwall - 2 £42,500 -
Devon -17 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 147 (29.17%) Finance
2 143 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (20.24%) Java
4 81 (16.07%) Oracle
5 67 (13.29%) TOGAF
6 66 (13.10%) .NET
7 64 (12.70%) ITIL
7 64 (12.70%) Windows
8 63 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 60 (11.90%) SQL
10 59 (11.71%) Banking
11 58 (11.51%) Linux
12 55 (10.91%) Microsoft
13 54 (10.71%) SOA
14 53 (10.52%) Mentoring
15 51 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
15 51 (10.12%) XML
16 50 (9.92%) Technical Architecture
17 49 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
18 48 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
19 45 (8.93%) Scrum
19 45 (8.93%) Cisco
19 45 (8.93%) Relational Database
20 44 (8.73%) SQL Server
20 44 (8.73%) Telecoms
20 44 (8.73%) Enterprise Architecture
21 41 (8.13%) Middleware
21 41 (8.13%) JavaScript
22 40 (7.94%) Retail
22 40 (7.94%) SC Cleared

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 14 (2.78%) JBoss
3 14 (2.78%) CMS
4 11 (2.18%) MS Exchange
4 11 (2.18%) Node.js
5 10 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.39%) Mule ESB
7 7 (1.39%) Lync
7 7 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (1.39%) Mule
8 6 (1.19%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (0.99%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.99%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.99%) Apache
10 4 (0.79%) IIS
10 4 (0.79%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 23 (4.56%) Temenos T24
1 23 (4.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 18 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (1.59%) Oracle Retail
4 7 (1.39%) Fredhopper
5 6 (1.19%) FLEXCUBE
6 2 (0.40%) Agresso
6 2 (0.40%) Magento
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.20%) Shopify
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.20%) Summit
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.17%) SaaS
3 15 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.38%) Office 365
4 12 (2.38%) IaaS
4 12 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.59%) PaaS
6 6 (1.19%) Heroku
6 6 (1.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.54%) Firewall
2 27 (5.36%) WAN
3 22 (4.37%) SAN
4 12 (2.38%) LAN
5 11 (2.18%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.59%) Internet
6 8 (1.59%) Network Security
7 7 (1.39%) PABX
7 7 (1.39%) VoIP
8 6 (1.19%) DMZ
8 6 (1.19%) Wireless
8 6 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (0.99%) IPv4
9 5 (0.99%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.79%) VPN
11 3 (0.60%) DNS
11 3 (0.60%) DHCP
11 3 (0.60%) WLAN
12 2 (0.40%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (8.93%) Relational Database
2 44 (8.73%) SQL Server
3 27 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (5.36%) NoSQL
4 26 (5.16%) OLTP
5 22 (4.37%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.98%) Hadoop
6 15 (2.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 13 (2.58%) Oracle Database
8 12 (2.38%) Big Data
9 11 (2.18%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.59%) MySQL
10 8 (1.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (0.99%) Sqoop
13 5 (0.99%) Apache Hive
13 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (4.56%) Git (software)
2 19 (3.77%) JUnit
3 14 (2.78%) IntelliJ
3 14 (2.78%) JIRA
4 10 (1.98%) Ant
5 8 (1.59%) Maven
5 8 (1.59%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.99%) SoapUI
6 5 (0.99%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.99%) Toad
6 5 (0.99%) ERwin
7 4 (0.79%) TestNG
8 3 (0.60%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.20%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.20%) ClearCase
General
1 147 (29.17%) Finance
2 59 (11.71%) Banking
3 44 (8.73%) Telecoms
4 40 (7.94%) Retail
5 31 (6.15%) Marketing
6 24 (4.76%) Manufacturing
7 23 (4.56%) Financial Institution
8 18 (3.57%) Electronics
9 17 (3.37%) Legal
10 16 (3.17%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.39%) Law
11 7 (1.39%) Advertising
12 6 (1.19%) Local Government
12 6 (1.19%) Corporate Banking
12 6 (1.19%) Billing
13 5 (0.99%) Military
13 5 (0.99%) Publishing
14 2 (0.40%) Polish Language
14 2 (0.40%) Russian Language
14 2 (0.40%) Ukrainian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (13.10%) .NET
2 51 (10.12%) XML
3 41 (8.13%) Middleware
4 35 (6.94%) CSS
5 32 (6.35%) REST
6 29 (5.75%) HTML
7 27 (5.36%) SOAP
8 26 (5.16%) Web Services
9 25 (4.96%) Hibernate
9 25 (4.96%) Spring
10 20 (3.97%) JSON
11 19 (3.77%) JPA
12 16 (3.17%) Ajax
13 15 (2.98%) Spring MVC
14 14 (2.78%) Spring Integration
15 12 (2.38%) ASP.NET
16 11 (2.18%) J2EE
16 11 (2.18%) jQuery
17 10 (1.98%) Backbone.js
17 10 (1.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.35%) Data Centre
3 24 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 18 (3.57%) DTV
5 16 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 15 (2.98%) Clustering
7 9 (1.79%) GIS
7 9 (1.79%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.19%) User Experience
9 6 (1.19%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.19%) SWIFT
9 6 (1.19%) Credit Risk
9 6 (1.19%) Replication
9 6 (1.19%) PKI
10 5 (0.99%) Informatics
10 5 (0.99%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (0.99%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.79%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.70%) Windows
2 58 (11.51%) Linux
3 22 (4.37%) UNIX
4 9 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.79%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.79%) AIX
7 4 (0.79%) zOS
8 2 (0.40%) Solaris
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.20%) Android
9 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (13.29%) TOGAF
3 64 (12.70%) ITIL
4 54 (10.71%) SOA
5 53 (10.52%) Mentoring
6 51 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
7 50 (9.92%) Technical Architecture
8 48 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 45 (8.93%) Scrum
10 44 (8.73%) Enterprise Architecture
11 38 (7.54%) UML
12 36 (7.14%) Programme Management
12 36 (7.14%) TDD
13 35 (6.94%) OO
14 33 (6.55%) Coaching
14 33 (6.55%) Line Management
15 32 (6.35%) Data Management
15 32 (6.35%) Cash Management
16 30 (5.95%) SDLC
17 29 (5.75%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 102 (20.24%) Java
2 60 (11.90%) SQL
3 41 (8.13%) JavaScript
4 31 (6.15%) C#
5 22 (4.37%) C
6 14 (2.78%) Ruby
7 13 (2.58%) PHP
8 12 (2.38%) Python
9 11 (2.18%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.59%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.19%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.99%) R
12 5 (0.99%) C++
13 2 (0.40%) Scala
13 2 (0.40%) Clojure
14 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.20%) Perl
14 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 63 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 40 (7.94%) SC Cleared
3 35 (6.94%) Degree
4 16 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (2.78%) CCNP
6 12 (2.38%) DV Cleared
7 10 (1.98%) CCDP
7 10 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.59%) CCNA
9 7 (1.39%) EMC Certification
10 5 (0.99%) MCP
10 5 (0.99%) MCSD
10 5 (0.99%) MCSA
11 4 (0.79%) CISSP
11 4 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.60%) CHFI
12 3 (0.60%) MCSE
12 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.40%) CCDA
13 2 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.75%) QA
2 13 (2.58%) SLA
3 10 (1.98%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.79%) COBIT
5 5 (0.99%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.79%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.79%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 29 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (5.36%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.99%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.79%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.79%) XenApp
6 3 (0.60%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.20%) vSphere
8 1 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.20%) UAG
8 1 (0.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (2.18%) SCCM
2 7 (1.39%) SCOM
3 6 (1.19%) Hyperic
4 4 (0.79%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.20%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.20%) Ansible
5 1 (0.20%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.20%) Puppet
5 1 (0.20%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.20%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 81 (16.07%) Oracle
2 55 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 45 (8.93%) Cisco
4 39 (7.74%) VMware
5 36 (7.14%) IBM
6 28 (5.56%) SAP
7 26 (5.16%) Citrix
8 24 (4.76%) Green Hat
9 15 (2.98%) Juniper
10 12 (2.38%) HP
11 11 (2.18%) F5
12 10 (1.98%) TIBCO
13 9 (1.79%) Red Hat
13 9 (1.79%) Apple
13 9 (1.79%) Avaya
14 7 (1.39%) EMC
14 7 (1.39%) Symantec
14 7 (1.39%) ATG
14 7 (1.39%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.39%) WorldPay
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k + excellent package, car, bonus etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90 - 120k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50-90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Volaris Exec
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50-80K
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £ 50,000 - 100,000. Maybe more for the right Arhcitect
Posted: 3 days ago